Search ResultsThe Bad News is Part of the Good News In this interview, Fleming Rutledge explores the themes of suffering and belief surrounding the Easter and Good Friday, as well as the implications of these stories for Christians in the rest of history.
Hell! 'tis a word of dreadful soundPD
Where are the dead?—In heav'n or hellPD
See more hymns... The Gates of Hell Shall Not Prevail - Study Guide Adult Sunday School lesson / study guide about the harrowing of hell, drawn from 1 Peter 3-4. Liturgical elements and study questions included. "He Descended into Hell" In this paper, Keith L. Johnson explains the meaning of "he descended into hell" from the Apostle's Creed and what this descent actually means for our life of faith. Love Wins, But What About Hell? Examining Rob Bell's view on hell in dialogue with scriptural references that describe a hell-like place, Randy Horick's article on Matthew 25:30, Mark 9:48 and Luke 16:19-31 concludes that "hell involves a separation from God." Thirteen Things You May Not Know about Hell Much of what we know about hell stems from the imagination of poets and artists. But how much is true? This article drills down to the bedrock of biblical fact. Hell Is Serious In this sermon illustration, Ravi Zacharias uses the story of a condemned man's words to demonstrate both the horror of enduring hell and the urgency of saving people from hell. This illustration suits James 5:19-20. "He Descended into Hell" Study Guide This study guide by Robert B. Kruschwitz uses 1 Peter 3:13-4:6 to reflect on the concept of Christ descending to hell and examines different theological perspectives. What about Hell? In this article Alejandro Pimental explores the concept of hell, explaining various understandings of it and ultimately pointing to Christ's victory over death. Jesus went to hell, suffered its torments, and came back victorious. Examining Hell Shane Raynor surveys ideas and theories about Hell, Sheol/Hades, and Heaven. He rejects outright theories of universalism and "second chances" for salvation after death.